Plus Derek Jacobi, the Shaggs, and other spring theater picks
Gag to the glamour. Thrill to the spunk. Cheer every eyelash. It's Liz Taylor in her most Liz-alicious screen looks, and they look Lizzier than ever. Her are some of my favorite Liz looks from Suddenly Last Summer (above), Butterfield 8, Cleopatra, Cat on a Hot Tin Roof, Secret Ceremony, Th ... More >>
I thought it would never happen. I wrote several times that if it did happen, it would mean the end to old-time Hollywood glamour as we know it. Elizabeth Taylor has died at 79. A great movie star and a fabulous personality, Liz had radioactive charisma centered by those violet eyes which, ... More >>
I know there'll be cries of "But what about...?" Fine. Chime in with your own two cents. But first, here are mine, culled from a glorious career. (6) Cleopatra. 1963. The laborious yet somehow dazzling sand-and-eyeliner epic has been chalked up as a bomb by overeager historians, but in actu ... More >>
Who cares about the men? They always wear suits or sweaty T-shirts. But from the beginning of cinema, Hollywood's ladies have gotten swathed and feathered and dressed and undressed in ways that have made the fashion world rock with diversity and delight. My 10 all-time fave looks are:
Black people revive the Great White Way. Plus a hue and cry from Mel Brooks.